Club Meeting January 8th, 2019

Rotary Club of Oak Bay Bulletin, 8 January 2019 by Wendy Townsend President-Elect Joan Firkins chaired the meeting and invited everyone to sing the National Anthem. Steve shared a heartfelt invocation that reminded us all to appreciate the gifts of food and friendship we all enjoy. Lunch followed and it was very tasty! Fresh bread […]


Club Meeting December 11th, 2018

Rotary Club of Oak Bay Bulletin, 11 December, 2018 By Wynn Taylor   This date was scheduled for the AGM of the Rotary Club of Oak Bay and the Oak Bay Rotary Club Foundation. Supporting documents were circulated in advance by email and a limited number of them were available on the tables. (Thank you […]


Club Meeting December 4th, 2018

President Peter chaired today’s meeting and started with the National Anthem. This was followed by an Invocation delivered by Steve. Lunch, as usual, was fantastic with nice salad, roasted vegetables, and pork loin. Oak Bay Beach Hotel rocks, and meals are well worth the $23. After lunch was over, Don introduced our visitors. These were […]


Club Meeting November 27th, 2018

Rotary Club of Oak Bay Bulletin, 27 November, 2018 By Karen Graham   President Peter opened the meeting and, on behalf of all our members, welcomed Tom Croft back. Peter also commented on the fun had by all who participated in Guess Who’s coming for Dinner. After the singing of the National Anthem and the Invocation those present […]


Club Meeting November 20th, 2018

Rotary Club of Oak Bay Bulletin, 20 November 2018 by Sabrina Corraini   President Peter opened the meeting with O Canada and Rod Sim gave the invocation. Tom Lidkea presented the visitors and guests: Tom Kofin of the Edmonton South Club Tony Dason, guest of Lorna Curtis Clair Wakefield, guest of Rod Sim, and future member Announcements: Krista Voitchovsky reminded us […]


Club Meeting November 13th, 2018

Rotary Club of Oak Bay Bulletin, 13 November, 2018 by Wendy Townsend   President Peter chaired the meeting and invited everyone to sing the National Anthem. Karen shared a heartfelt invocation. Lunch followed and it was delicious! Fresh bread (do they bake those baguettes???), butter, ancient grains and arugula salad, roasted vegetables, shepherd’s pie, vegetable soup with spicy sausage. Wow!  […]


Club Meeting November 6th, 2018

Rotary Club of Oak Bay Bulletin, 6 November, 2018 by Tav Macpherson   Past President Wendy chaired the meeting and invited Sandy to join her at the podium to lead the singing of our National Anthem. Following the energized vocals Lori delivered her self styled and thoughtfulinvocation. A stimulating start to the meeting was followed by an excellent soup, sandwich and dessert […]


Club Meeting October 23rd, 2018

Rotary Club of Oak Bay Bulletin, 23 October, 2018 by Victoria Pitt   President Peteropened the meeting and welcomed everyone. The hotel has moved into winter colours; tables were all done in black tablecloths with white accents. It was very smart. Pablo said grace. The program started following a tasty lunch of sweet and sour […]


Club Meeting October 16th, 2018

Rotary Club of Oak Bay Bulletin, 16 October 2018 By Peter Lawrie   Our meeting was held at the beautiful Victoria Golf Course. A great turn out and lots of visitors. There was a buzz and energy in the room. Everyone was excited to see Memory from APU (Malawi Girls’ School). Announcements: 1)We need two […]


Club Meeting October 9th, 2018

Rotary Club of Oak Bay Bulletin: 9 October, 2018 By Jim Laing       President Petercalled the small gathering of 20 members together at 12.15 pm. Lynne introduced guestsClare Wakefield and Lorri Beaulieu. For our Rotary Moment, Lynne was asked by Peter to describe why she is a Rotarian. She spoke of her eighteen […]